All incoming international students who enroll in nine or more credit hours, are required to keep the NIU student health insurance plan their first semester unless your government sponsors you.
For all other international students, we will accept waivers with one of the following approved plans.
Please contact the NIU Student Health Insurance Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 815-753-0122 for waiver instructions.
Dependent coverage for spouses, domestic partners and children is available through the NIU Student Health Insurance plan by contacting Aetna directly at 800-556-1555.
To find other options for dependent coverage, visit the Get Covered Illinois website or contact the DeKalb County Health Department's Healthcare Enrollment Assistance Program at 815-748-2498 or email email@example.com.
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Aetna's Informed Health® Line: 1-800-556-1555